Charles Cohen's practice focuses on commercial litigation and arbitration (including international commercial disputes), construction law, employment discrimination, sexual harassment and wrongful termination, whistle-blower claims, restrictive covenant litigation, fraud, insurance litigation and professional malpractice.

Charles provides counsel to employers and employees in employment law and the negotiation of employment termination and severance agreements and assists employers in the formulation and implementation of employment policies. He is experienced in commercial and residential property leasing and transactional law, including real estate-related litigation. He maintains an active estate and probate litigation and equity practice in Chancery Courts.

From 1993 to the present, Charles has been certified as a Civil Trial Attorney by the Supreme Court of the State of New Jersey's Board on Trial Attorney Certification.

Charles served as law clerk for the Hon. Herman D. Michels, Presiding Judge of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division.

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  • American Bar Association, member
  • New Jersey Bar Association, member
  • Bergen County Bar Association, member
  • Morris County Bar Association, member
  • Bergen County District IIA Attorney Ethics Committee
  • AV® rated, the highest rating conferred by Martindale-Hubbell® for legal ability and professional ethics, based upon a peer review of the Bar and the Judiciary*
  • Selected to the list of New Jersey Super Lawyers®, 2010-2021, in Litigation. This award is conferred by Thomson Reuters*
  • Selected to the list of Bergen County's “Top Lawyers,” in Labor & Employment and Commercial Litigation, 2018-2020* This award is conferred by Bergen magazine.*

*No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey. A description of the selection methodology can be found here.

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